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Latin American Economic Review

Latin American Economic Review

Editor: G. Castañeda; K. Dam; H. Nuñez

ISSN: 2196-436X (electronic version)

Journal no. 40503

Gonzalo Castañeda, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico
Kaniska Dam, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico
Hector Nuñez, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico

Associate Editors
Hernán Bejarano, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico
Allen Blackman, Inter-American Development Bank, USA
Adriana Camacho, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
David Cantala, El Colegio de México 
Juan Camilo Cárdenas,  Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Alfonso Flores-Lagunes, Syracuse University, USA
Sebastian Galiani, University of Maryland, USA
Pablo Guerrón-Quintana, Boston College, USA
Omar Licandro, University of Nottingham, UK
Cesar Martinelli, George Mason University, USA
Esther Ruiz Ortega, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Carlos Urrutia, Instituto Tecnologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM)
Daniel Ventosa, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico

Advisory Board
Werner Baer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Edward B. Barbier, University of Wyoming, USA
Jere R. Behrman, University of Pennsylvania, USA
David Card, University of California at Berkeley, USA
Russell Davidson, McGill University, Canada and Université de la Méditerranée, France
Rafael M. Di Tella, Harvard Business School, USA
Federico Echenique, California Institute of Technology, USA
Jean-Michel Glachant, European University Institute and Florence School of Regulation, Italy
Hugo A. Hopenhayn, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Tim Kehoe, University of Minnesota and Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, USA
Claudia Kemfert, DIW Berlin and Hertie School of Governance, Germany
David K. Levine, Washington University in St. Louis and NBER, USA
Rodolfo E. Manuelli, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
R. Preston McAfee, Google Strategic Technologies, USA
Massimo Motta, Universitat Pompeu Fabra and Barcelona Graduate School of Economics, Spain
Juan Pablo Nicolini, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, USA
James Robinson, Harvard University, USA
William Thomson, University of Rochester, USA
Aarón Tornell, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Pravin K. Trivedi, University of Queensland, Australia and Indiana University, USA
Ingo Vogelsang, Boston University, USA
Eduardo Zambrano, California Polytechnic State University, USA

Assistant to the Editors
Pablo Ceballos-Guevara, Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE), Mexico

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    Aims and Scope


    Latin American Economic Review (LAER) aims to be the leading general interest journal on topics relevant to Latin America. The journal welcomes high-quality theoretical and quantitative papers on economic, social and political-economy issues with a regional focus. Articles presenting new data bases or describing structural reforms within a rigorous theoretical framework will also be considered. A few (illustrative) examples of topics that may be of special interest to this journal include: inflation, informal sector, corruption, crime, drug policy, unions, social exclusion, price controls, energy and environmental policy, natural resources, and technology transfer.

    Article-processing charges, or APCs, for this open access journal are kindly sponsored in full by CIDE. If your paper is accepted for publication in this journal following peer review, you will not be charged an APC.

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